Manufacturing Lunch 'n' Learn Series

SyncShow Interactive

WIRE-Net's Lunch 'n' Learn series, presented by SyncShow, a leader in inbound marketing for manufacturers, features local successful manufacturing leaders with great lessons to share. You can learn from their stories of what it took to get where they are today, and what they are doing to continue growing toward the future.


Investing in Creative Ways to Attract, Retain, and Train Employees

KYOCERA SGS Precision Tools, Inc.

Gary Miller, the Director of Training and Occupational Development for KYOCERA SGS Precision Tools, Inc. will explain why they invest in the training and development of their associates, and share valuable resources with other manufacturing companies looking for creative ways to attract, retain, and upskill their best people. Hot topics Gary will cover include:

  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Recruiting through local high schools and colleges
  • Finding grant money for internships
  • Online learning
  • Apprenticeship program at Stark State
About Our Speaker
Gary Miller

Gary Miller is the Director of Training and Occupational Development for Kyocera SGS Precision Tools and has recently celebrated his 27 year anniversary with the company. Gary spent his first eight years of service in manufacturing getting to know the industry; he has spent his last 19 years in training and education.

Gary serves on several high school, college, and technical school advisory boards. He was president of Cuyahoga Valley Association for Talent Development for seven years and is currently active on the board as a director. He is actively working with Conexus to help convey the message manufacturing is a high paying career options for students.

Gary's passion is giving back to the community working with both middle and high schools preparing students for jobs in the workforce.